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Israel Denies Blocking Jordan's Nuclear Plans

Israel Denies Blocking Jordan's Nuclear Plans

Israeli officials strongly deny Jordanian King Abdullah II's accusations that Israel seeks to block Amman's nuclear energy plans.Chana Ya'ar and AFP, 12/09/2012 16:25
France And Germany Diverge On Nuclear Power Issue

France And Germany Diverge On Nuclear Power Issue

Internal French debate symbolizes the debate between prioritizing jobs or environmental safety.Amiel Ungar, 28/08/2012 05:02
Japan  Restarts Nuclear Reactors For Limited Time

Japan Restarts Nuclear Reactors For Limited Time

The realities of power shortages have forced Japan to backtrack from abandoning nuclear power.Amiel Ungar, 01/06/2012 04:06
Last Active Nuclear Plant in Japan Turns Off

Last Active Nuclear Plant in Japan Turns Off

Japan's final active nuclear plant was switched off on Saturday with fanfare, banner-waving and celebration by marchers in Tokyo.Chana Ya'ar, 06/05/2012 17:43
Germany Goes Green, Abandons Nuclear Power

Germany Goes Green, Abandons Nuclear Power

Europe's healthiest economy is planning to invest a huge sum in clean, renewable energy -- and is walking away from nuclear power.Chana Ya'ar, 01/04/2012 14:07
Problems Of Alternatives Keep Nuclear Energy Alive

Problems Of Alternatives Keep Nuclear Energy Alive

Despite the emotions aroused by the Fukushima disaster, a year later the debate over nuclear energy continues.Amiel Ungar, 13/03/2012 14:47
Sarkozy Bucks the Tide

Sarkozy Bucks the Tide

France already gets most of its power from nuclear energy and is sticking with it for competitive and ecological reasons.Amiel Ungar, 29/06/2011 00:06
Italy Votes No to Nuke Power

Italy Votes No to Nuke Power

Italy's referendum result creates two distinct camps within Europe on the nuclear power issue.Amiel Ungar, 14/06/2011 08:45
Atoms Split EU

Atoms Split EU

Germany and France took opposing positions in discussions on regulating nuclear reactors.Amiel Ungar, 21/03/2011 20:16
PM: Reconsider Nuclear Plant

PM: Reconsider Nuclear Plant

In an interview with CNN on Israel's plan to build a nuclear power plant, Netanyahu says: "I think we’ll go for the gas and skip the nuclear."Elad Benari, 18/03/2011 01:13
Iran to Expose Israel Nuke Proof

Iran to Expose Israel Nuke Proof

Iran claims it will soon release documents proving that the United States has supplied Israel with nuclear weapons. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/10/2010 22:38
Greenpeace Blasts Nuclear Egypt

Greenpeace Blasts Nuclear Egypt

The international environmental organization Greenpeace targets Egypt for its plan to build a nuclear energy plant off the Mediterranean coast.Hillel Fendel, 30/08/2010 20:00
Egypt: Nuke Plant at El Dabaa

Egypt: Nuke Plant at El Dabaa

Egypt's first nuclear power plant will be built at El-Dabaa on northern coast, at a cost of $1.5 billion. Nasrallah wants a reactor for Lebanon.Gil Ronen, 25/08/2010 22:01
Steinitz Lauds PM's Gains in US

Steinitz Lauds PM's Gains in US

Finance Minister says declaration on nuclear cooperation means U.S. recognizes Israel's right to nuclear technology though it did not sign NPT. Gil Ronen, 08/07/2010 19:10
Jordan's King Bashes Israel

Jordan's King Bashes Israel

King Abdullah of Jordan tells the Wall Street Journal that Israel is thwarting Jordan's nuclear goals in order to economically dwarf his country.Malkah Fleisher, 15/06/2010 23:13
US Links Israeli Nukes with Iran

US Links Israeli Nukes with Iran

The US, which already has tied solving the Iranian nuclear threat with Israel’s agreeing to PA demands, now cites Israel’s nukes as the key.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 04/05/2010 09:48
US ‘Disengages’ Ahmadinejad

US ‘Disengages’ Ahmadinejad

The US, despite Obama’s attempts to “engage” Iran, walked out on Ahmadinejad at the UN. Congressman: Arrest him for “incitement to genocide.” Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 03/05/2010 21:11